The RM48 Hercules™ Development Kit is based on the RM48L952 and is ideal for getting started on development with the IEC 61508 SIL 3 certified RM48x series of the Hercules RM family of microcontrollers. The development board features RJ45 10/100 Ethernet, USB-A Host, and USB-B Device Interfaces along with an on board XDS100v2 JTAG emulator and access to all peripheral pins. The kit is comprised of a development board, a DC power supply, a mini-B USB cable, and an Ethernet cable.
Recommended software and tools from TI can be found at the links below:
- Code Composer Studio™ IDE – Integrated development environment (debugger/compiler)
- HALCoGen – Hardwar Abstraction Layer (peripheral drivers) Code Generator with examples
- Hercules Safety MCU Demos – show key features of Hercules MCUs and do initial board checkout
- HET IDE – High End Timer debugger with simulator and code examples